Salchipapa
Food Culture, Traditional Food

Potatoes and Franks, an Untypical Tradition in Street Food

To get close to a plate of salchipapas, even though it is simple, is to be wrapped round and round … 1 916
Choclo Ready for Cheese
Food Culture, Traditional Food

Sweet Corn and Cheese, an Ancient and Divine Marriage.

Though simple, sweet corn with cheese, choclo con queso, is without doubt the most exquisite of dishes, especially in our … 2 666
Sirena with Charango, Facade Puno Cathedral
Food Culture, Literature

Sirena, Desire and Culture in Cuzco

Once the heart of empire, now the draw of tourists, Cuzco carries within it stories and passions unseen by most … 1 719
World in a World, Papa Rellena
Food Culture

A World of Color and Flavor in your Hand, Cuzco’s Papas Rellenas

A small, colorful world full of flavor appears among white, billowy clouds when you open a papa rellena, a Peruvian … 0 734
Fresh Trout in Lucre
Cuzco Neighborhoods, Restaurants

Fresh Air and Fresh Trout in Lucre

A lunch outdoors, in the midst of nature and surrounded by mountains is the humble but priceless and charming Lucre, … 0 739

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FOOD CULTURE

Tamales are the Favorite Delight of Cuzco (Photo: Walter Coraza Morveli)

Duality: Sweet and Savory Tamales

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Peruvian Coffe (Walter Coraza Morveli)

Peruvian Coffee Day

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Working a Field in Cuzco

The Basis of the Inca Economy: Agriculture

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folklore and legends

EL chaski y el condenado

Confusion of Gold with a Condemned

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The Devil Cat (Hebert Huamani Jara)

Demons in Roof-Top Cats

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A Town, a Teacher, and a Murder

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Literature

Boarding a Taxi (David Knowlton)

There Were No Pumas Up There, A Taxi Tale

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Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

The Multiple Spanishes of Cusco

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A Book of Stories Coming Soon

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Sunset in Cusco (Walter Coraza Morveli)
Cultura, history, tourism, Travel

History and Information About Cusco

Important points of the history of Cusco starting from the Plaza de Armas. In Inca times, what is today the … 0 1456
Huaca Mesa Redonda (Photo: Wayra)
Archeology, Culture, history

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’

Mama Qaqa or better known as ‘Mother Stone’ is present among the wak’as (or huaca. A wak’a (Quechua) is an … 0 716
Guaman Poma, Observing the Sun
history

PUCUY SUCANCA AND CHIRAO SUCANCA, INCA SOLAR OBSERVATION

One of the most important problems of astronomy and Inca calendar involves an evaluation of the identities and role of … 0 649
Llamas y ausangate (https://www.instagram.com/p/-U9BPqovH_/)
history

Llamas and their importance in the Andean World

Llamas are domestic animals from the Camelidae family and are common in the Peruvian Andes. It was a very important … 0 594
Customs, drinks, history, Intersections, Medicinals, tourism, Travel

Ayahuasca, A Plant with Demands, Challenges, and Changes

What if I told you there was a plant that could show your past, present, and future? A plant believed … 0 1666